On the Come Up

On the Come Up

115 mins | Drama | Sept. 23, 2022

Bri, a young rapper and the daughter of an underground hip hop legend who died just before making it big. Her father’s legend makes him a hard act to follow, but between Bri being bullied and watching her mother struggle after losing her job, she pours out her frustration into songs that become big viral hits.

On the Come Up

115 mins | Drama | Sept. 23, 2022

On the Come Up
Bri, a young rapper and the daughter of an underground hip hop legend who died just before making it big. Her father’s legend makes him a hard act to follow, but between Bri being bullied and watching her mother struggle after losing her job, she pours out her frustration into songs that become big viral hits.
Producers State Street Pictures, Temple Hill Entertainment, Paramount Players
Original title On the Come Up
Directors Sanaa Lathan
Writers Angie Thomas, Kay Oyegun

Cast

Jamila Gray

as Brianna 'Bri' Jackson

Noa Dior Rucker

as Young Bri

Sanaa Lathan

as Jay

Method Man

as Supreme

Da'Vine Joy Randolph

as Aunt Pooh

Justin Martin

as Milez

Titus Makin Jr.

as Trey

Cason Peterson

as Young Trey

Al-Teron

as Scrap

Lil Yachty

as Infamous Millz

Mike Epps

as DJ Hype

Steven G. Turner

as Reggie

LA Winters

as Principal Rhodes

Bill Murphey

as Superintendent Cook

Malachi Malik

as Long

Cuyle Carvin

as Tate

Ticarus Bunch

as Doc

James Adam Tucker

as Mr. Watson

Lady London

as Ms. Tique

Corey Daniels

as King Crown 1

Vin Hill

as King Crown 2

Tim Perez-Ross

as Doctor

GaTa

as M-Dot

Daniel Forbes Jr.

as Bonquavius

Samantha Peel

as Latronda

Lawson Touliatos

as Antonio

Geanna Funes

as Yessenia

Nijah Brenea

as Dominique

Henry Boston

as Connor

Nanayaa Prempeh

as Attendee

Megan Hayes

as Employer

Karyn Greer

as News Anchor

Kelly Collins Lintz

as Mindy Pittman

Savage Houston

as Lamont

Justin S. Myrick

as Daquan

Larry Rhem

as Random Guy

Bruno Rose

as World Star

Sarah Jon

as Tammy

Nicholas Molencupp

as Faculty